Argentina defeated Australia 2-1 in the World Cup knockout game. Goals from Lionel Messi and Julian Alvarez saw Australia lose 2–1 to him in Round 16 on Saturday night. Lionel Scaloni’s disciples have secured their quarter-finals. Albiceleste had several unsuccessful attacks despite dominating the start of Saturday night’s match against Australia at his stadium against Ahmed Ali. Argentina has his first shot in the 35th minute. The goal was scored by Messi. He fended off his three Australian defenders with Otamendi’s left-footed shot.
He his 789th goal in 1,000 caps for his country. Argentina took the lead 1-0 in the first half and turned the first half. From the start of the second half, Albiselesta desperately took the goal. Argentina scored a goal in the 58th minute of the second half. In the 56th minute, Julian Alvarez made a mistake for the Australian goalkeeper His Turner, giving the team his 2–0 lead. It was his second time at the World Cup and he made 6 appearances in 6 matches in the Argentina jersey.
Australia scored a goal in the 76th minute of the match. Godwin shot from outside the box. The ball hit Lisandro Martinez in the face and went into the net for an own goal. Emiliano Martinez had to watch.